The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 35 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -3
Permanent jobs citing Linux 6 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 3.57% 6.94% 19.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.76% 19.23% 54.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 19
Average salary £43,250 £25,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.60% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £25,500 £32,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Linux
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Operating Systems Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
51 26 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 30.36% 36.11% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 34 25 35
Average salary £33,000 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Linux
Salary Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Abingdon region.

Linux Salary Trend in Abingdon

Linux
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Abingdon region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 10 (58.82%) Windows
1 10 (58.82%) Degree
2 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
3 6 (35.29%) Python
3 6 (35.29%) C++
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
4 5 (29.41%) .NET
4 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
5 4 (23.53%) OOD
5 4 (23.53%) OO
5 4 (23.53%) Information Management
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (17.65%) PhD
6 3 (17.65%) MySQL
6 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
6 3 (17.65%) Perl
6 3 (17.65%) PHP
6 3 (17.65%) QA
6 3 (17.65%) Drupal
6 3 (17.65%) C
7 2 (11.76%) TDD
7 2 (11.76%) Subversion
7 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
7 2 (11.76%) Service Management
7 2 (11.76%) Integration Acceptance Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Firewall
7 2 (11.76%) Workflow
7 2 (11.76%) Automotive

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) Drupal
2 2 (11.76%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) LAN
1 2 (11.76%) WAN
1 2 (11.76%) SNMP
1 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
1 2 (11.76%) VPN
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
1 2 (11.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (17.65%) MySQL
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.88%) Big Data
4 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Subversion
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (11.76%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (11.76%) Automotive
1 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Software Engineer
1 5 (29.41%) Developer
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Web Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Applications Developer
2 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Web Applications Developer
2 3 (17.65%) .NET Web Developer
2 3 (17.65%) QA Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) .NET Applications Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
1 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
2 2 (11.76%) XML
2 2 (11.76%) XML Schema
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Device Driver
3 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (11.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
2 4 (23.53%) OO
2 4 (23.53%) OOD
2 4 (23.53%) Information Management
3 2 (11.76%) BDD
3 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (11.76%) Service Management
3 2 (11.76%) Integration Acceptance Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Workflow
3 2 (11.76%) TDD
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.88%) Parallel Programming
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) C++
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
1 6 (35.29%) Python
2 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
2 3 (17.65%) Perl
2 3 (17.65%) PHP
2 3 (17.65%) C
3 1 (5.88%) Fortran
3 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) PhD
3 2 (11.76%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) BMC
1 2 (11.76%) VMware
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago